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Nursing Schools
In Saint Louis, Missouri

There are 9 nursing schools in Saint Louis for faculty to choose from. The trends in Saint Louis' nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Saint Louis Vs. Missouri Nursing Employment

Saint Louis 60,740
Missouri 129,800

Exactly 60,740 of Missouri's 129,800 nursing professionals work in Saint Louis. Between 2006 and 2010, in Saint Louis, there has been a 12% growth in the number of nursing professionals. As the number of nursing professionals in Saint Louis has increased, overall employment in Saint Louis has also increased.

Saint Louis Vs. Missouri Nursing employment growth

116,310 114,790 120,800 126,010 129,800
54,160 51,090 54,540 56,060 60,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Saint Louis

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Saint Louis

$56,766 $69,628 $57,712 $52,660 $52,768
$38,930 $40,630 $42,230 $42,900 $43,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Saint Louis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Saint Louis

As the number of nursing professionals in Saint Louis has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Saint Louis reportedly earned an average salary of $52,768 per year. The average salary for nursing professionals in Saint Louis was $56,766 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Saint Louis.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Saint Louis

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Saint Louis nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $49,784. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 108%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,976 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $72,836 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Saint Louis

Forensic Nursing

On average nursing professional salaries in Saint Louis are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Saint Louis


There are 9 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Saint Louis' nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Saint Louis


Saint Louis' nursing schools offer 23 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Saint Louis


In 2010 approximately 1,406 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Saint Louis, Missouri

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